Jonathon Everett Lee, D.D.S., Inc.

Brian D. Lee, D.D.S., M.S.D., Inc.

Christian P. Yee, D.D.S.

Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
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Trauma

AAO Press Release: Mouth Guards Are a Must for Sports Related Gift Giving

ST. LOUIS, MO–(Marketwired – November 28, 2014) – If a hockey or lacrosse stick is on the holiday wish list, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) is suggesting parents or grandparents tuck another gift in the package — a mou...
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Athletes and Dental Health

Athletes may need to pay closer attention to their oral health. On November 12, 2014, Meredith Cohn of The Baltimore Sun reports that while oral care should be a priority for everyone, “athletes can have a special burden” due to their increased likelihood for dental sports...
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Types of Athletic Mouthguards

Mouthguards are designed to protect the lips and surrounding soft tissues, as well as the teeth and jaw. There are many different types of mouthguards available. Stock mouthguards are designed to be used without any modifications. They are to be held in place by clenching the...
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Ouch! Sports Related Dental Injuries

Sports-related accidents are one of the leading causes of dental injuries. Currently, only a handful of sports require the use of athletic mouthguards. These sports are football, lacrosse, field hockey, and ice hockey. Wrestlers who have braces are also required to wear athletic...
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Facial Injuries and ER Visits of Children and Teens

The Recent Study entitled Facial Fracture Injuries in Children and Adolescents by Cause details a multicenter study using national data of hospital-based emergency department visits to identify the prevalence of facial fracture injuries in children and adolescents by cause. This...
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Dental Trauma

Dental injuries are quite common, as 25% of all school children will experience dental trauma. 1 in 3 adults will have experienced dental trauma, with the majority of the injuries occurring by 19 years of age. These dental injuries often occur due to falls, car accidents, sports,...
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